Averi Baudler Averi graduated from Iowa State University in 2021, where she majored in journalism and mass communication. While there, she worked as an apprentice for Better Homes & Gardens digital and wrote for her campus fashion and beauty magazine. Since joining the Dotdash Meredith e-commerce team in May 2021, she has contributed content to People, InStyle, Real Simple, and Southern Living. About Shape Shape is an award-winning digital fitness, wellness, and beauty destination that offers inclusive, trusted, and empowering expert-led guidance and advice for anyone at any point in their wellness journey. Our library of more than 11,000 stories reaches more than 7 million readers monthly who want to prioritize their health, have fun, and lead an active lifestyle while also cutting through the noise of quick fixes and unvetted fads.